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Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) Place

Synonyms: berth, billet, spot, situation, position, post, place, office Definition: a job in an organization Usage: he occupied a post in the treasury

Hypernyms: business, job, line, line of work, occupation Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money Usage: he's not in my line of business

Synonyms: position, place, stead, lieu Definition: the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another Usage: can you go in my stead?; took his place; in lieu of

Hypernyms: part, office, function, role Definition: the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group Usage: the function of a teacher; the government must do its part; play its role

Synonyms: place Definition: an abstract mental location Usage: he has a special place in my thoughts; a place in my heart; a political system with no place for the less prominent groups

Hypernyms: noesis, knowledge, cognition Definition: the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

Synonyms: blank space, space, place Definition: a blank area Usage: write your name in the space provided

Hypernyms: expanse, area, surface area Definition: the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary Usage: the area of a rectangle; it was about 500 square feet in area

Synonyms: place Definition: the passage that is being read Usage: he lost his place on the page

Hypernyms: passage Definition: a section of text; particularly a section of medium length

Synonyms: position, place Definition: an item on a list or in a sequence Usage: in the second place; moved from third to fifth position

Hypernyms: item, point Definition: a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list Usage: he noticed an item in the New York Times; she had several items on her shopping list; the main point on the agenda was taken up first

Synonyms: property, place Definition: any area set aside for a particular purpose Usage: who owns this place?; the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

Hypernyms: geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region Definition: a demarcated area of the Earth

Synonyms: place, home Definition: where you live at a particular time Usage: deliver the package to my home; he doesn't have a home to go to; your place or mine?

Hypernyms: abode, residence Definition: any address at which you dwell more than temporarily Usage: a person can have several residences

Synonyms: piazza, place, plaza Definition: a public square with room for pedestrians Usage: they met at Elm Plaza; Grosvenor Place

Hypernyms: public square, square Definition: an open area at the meeting of two or more streets

Synonyms: position, place Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something Usage: he put the lamp back in its place

Hypernyms: point Definition: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location Usage: she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

Synonyms: place Definition: a general vicinity Usage: He comes from a place near Chicago

Hypernyms: vicinity, neck of the woods, neighborhood, neighbourhood, locality Definition: a surrounding or nearby region Usage: the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville; it is a rugged locality; he always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood; I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods

Synonyms: seat, place Definition: a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane) Usage: he booked their seats in advance; he sat in someone else's place

Hypernyms: space Definition: an area reserved for some particular purpose Usage: the laboratory's floor space

Synonyms: topographic point, spot, place Definition: a point located with respect to surface features of some region Usage: this is a nice place for a picnic; a bright spot on a planet

Hypernyms: point Definition: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location Usage: she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

Synonyms: shoes, place Definition: a particular situation Usage: If you were in my place what would you do?

Hypernyms: situation, position Definition: a condition or position in which you find yourself Usage: the unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils; found herself in a very fortunate situation

Synonyms: station, place Definition: proper or designated social situation Usage: he overstepped his place; the responsibilities of a man in his station; married above her station

Hypernyms: rank, social rank, social station, social status Definition: position in a social hierarchy Usage: the British are more aware of social status than Americans are

Synonyms: place Definition: proper or appropriate position or location Usage: a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen

Hypernyms: condition, status Definition: a state at a particular time Usage: a condition (or state) of disrepair; the current status of the arms negotiations

Synonyms for (verb) Place

Synonyms: identify, place Definition: recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something Usage: She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster

Hypernyms: determine, set Definition: fix conclusively or authoritatively Usage: set the rules

Synonyms: place, range, rank, rate, grade, order Definition: assign a rank or rating to Usage: how would you rank these students?; The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

Hypernyms: evaluate, judge, pass judgment Definition: form a critical opinion of Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people

Synonyms: place, come in, come out Definition: take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal Usage: Jerry came in third in the Marathon

Hypernyms: rank Definition: take or have a position relative to others Usage: This painting ranks among the best in the Western World

Synonyms: put, place, set Definition: estimate Usage: We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M.

Hypernyms: judge, approximate, estimate, gauge, guess Definition: judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time) Usage: I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds

Synonyms: place Definition: to arrange for Usage: place a phone call; place a bet

Hypernyms: order Definition: make a request for something Usage: Order me some flowers; order a work stoppage

Synonyms: place Definition: sing a note with the correct pitch

Hypernyms: sing Definition: produce tones with the voice Usage: She was singing while she was cooking; My brother sings very well

Synonyms: place Definition: finish second or better in a horse or dog race Usage: he bet $2 on number six to place

Hypernyms: race, run Definition: compete in a race Usage: he is running the Marathon this year; let's race and see who gets there first

Synonyms: station, send, place, post Definition: assign to a station

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: target, direct, aim, point, place Definition: intend (something) to move towards a certain goal Usage: He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face; criticism directed at her superior; direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself

Hypernyms: aim, direct, take, take aim, train Definition: point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards Usage: Please don't aim at your little brother!; He trained his gun on the burglar; Don't train your camera on the women; Take a swipe at one's opponent

Synonyms: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: place, set, localise, localize Definition: locate Usage: The film is set in Africa

Hypernyms: stage, represent, present Definition: perform (a play), especially on a stage Usage: we are going to stage `Othello'

Synonyms: commit, invest, put, place Definition: make an investment Usage: Put money into bonds

Hypernyms: spend, expend, drop Definition: pay out Usage: spend money

Synonyms: locate, place, site Definition: assign a location to Usage: The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles

Hypernyms: station, send, place, post Definition: assign to a station

Synonyms: place Definition: place somebody in a particular situation or location Usage: he was placed on probation

Hypernyms: delegate, depute, designate, assign Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

Synonyms: place Definition: assign to (a job or a home)

Hypernyms: delegate, depute, designate, assign Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

Synonyms: localise, localize, place Definition: identify the location or place of Usage: We localized the source of the infection

Hypernyms: locate, situate Definition: determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey Usage: Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space; Locate the boundaries of the property